The table below looks at the statistics for Perl skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Perl over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Perl
Rank 67 124 92
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -32
Contract jobs citing Perl 95 78 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 2.87% 1.44% 2.19%
As % of the Programming Languages category 5.99% 3.44% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 61 110
Median daily rate £475 £486 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.26% -7.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £664
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.30 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -6.25%
Perl
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Programming Languages Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
1585 2265 2494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 47.84% 41.74% 41.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1837 1961
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 10
Median hourly rate £22.50 £23.29 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.39% -15.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £19.72 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £47.70 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

Perl
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Perl as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Programming Languages category.

Perl Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Perl across the City of London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Perl Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Perl
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Perl across the City of London region.

Perl Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Perl
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Perl also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Perl.

1 89 (59.73%) Unix
2 87 (58.39%) Linux
3 86 (57.72%) Python
4 54 (36.24%) Finance
5 49 (32.89%) SQL
6 48 (32.21%) Bash Shell
7 44 (29.53%) Java
8 42 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (28.19%) Puppet
9 41 (27.52%) Banking
10 40 (26.85%) Windows
11 38 (25.50%) DevOps
12 37 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (22.82%) Amazon AWS
14 32 (21.48%) Oracle
15 31 (20.81%) Opscode Chef
16 26 (17.45%) Shell Script
17 25 (16.78%) ITIL
17 25 (16.78%) Configuration Management
17 25 (16.78%) Jenkins
18 24 (16.11%) Sybase
19 23 (15.44%) SQL Server
19 23 (15.44%) Ansible
19 23 (15.44%) Ruby
20 22 (14.77%) Red Hat
21 21 (14.09%) Investment Banking
22 20 (13.42%) Relational Database
23 19 (12.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 19 (12.75%) DNS
24 17 (11.41%) Active Directory

Perl
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (10.07%) Apache
2 12 (8.05%) WebSphere
3 10 (6.71%) Tomcat
4 9 (6.04%) IIS
5 7 (4.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (3.36%) JBoss
6 5 (3.36%) Node.js
6 5 (3.36%) WebLogic
7 4 (2.68%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (2.68%) OpenStack
8 3 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (1.34%) Cloud Foundry
9 2 (1.34%) WMQI
10 1 (0.67%) CMS
10 1 (0.67%) Confluence
10 1 (0.67%) FileNet
10 1 (0.67%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.67%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (2.01%) MS Excel
1 3 (2.01%) MS Office
2 1 (0.67%) HipChat
2 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (4.70%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.67%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.67%) PeopleSoft CRM
2 1 (0.67%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 34 (22.82%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (2.01%) GitHub
4 3 (2.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.34%) CloudFront
5 2 (1.34%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.34%) OpenShift
5 2 (1.34%) PaaS
5 2 (1.34%) Route 53
6 1 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.67%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.75%) DNS
2 14 (9.40%) Firewall
2 14 (9.40%) LDAP
2 14 (9.40%) TCP/IP
3 10 (6.71%) HTTP
4 9 (6.04%) SAN
5 8 (5.37%) LAN
5 8 (5.37%) SSL
6 7 (4.70%) WAN
7 4 (2.68%) FTP
7 4 (2.68%) NAS
7 4 (2.68%) VPN
8 3 (2.01%) SSH
9 2 (1.34%) DHCP
9 2 (1.34%) Internet
9 2 (1.34%) IPsec
9 2 (1.34%) SMTP
10 1 (0.67%) 3G
10 1 (0.67%) BGP
10 1 (0.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (15.44%) SQL Server
2 20 (13.42%) Relational Database
3 10 (6.71%) RDBMS
4 9 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (6.04%) MySQL
5 6 (4.03%) DB2
5 6 (4.03%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.36%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (2.68%) BusinessObjects XI
7 4 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (2.68%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.68%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.68%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (2.01%) Data Mart
8 3 (2.01%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.34%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.34%) PowerCenter
9 2 (1.34%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (16.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (7.38%) Subversion
3 10 (6.71%) Hudson
3 10 (6.71%) JIRA
4 9 (6.04%) ClearCase
5 7 (4.70%) ClearQuest
6 6 (4.03%) Artifactory
7 5 (3.36%) Maven
8 4 (2.68%) Git (software)
8 4 (2.68%) TeamCity
9 3 (2.01%) Ant
9 3 (2.01%) Eclipse
9 3 (2.01%) Introscope
9 3 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (1.34%) Gerrit
10 2 (1.34%) GitLab
10 2 (1.34%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.67%) Selenium
11 1 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
11 1 (0.67%) Travis CI
General
1 54 (36.24%) Finance
2 41 (27.52%) Banking
3 21 (14.09%) Investment Banking
4 10 (6.71%) Front Office
5 4 (2.68%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.68%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.01%) Advertising
7 2 (1.34%) Publishing
7 2 (1.34%) Retail
8 1 (0.67%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (24.16%) Developer
2 32 (21.48%) DevOps Engineer
3 13 (8.72%) Administrator
4 12 (8.05%) Applications Support
5 11 (7.38%) Java Engineer
6 10 (6.71%) Java Developer
6 10 (6.71%) Linux Engineer
6 10 (6.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 10 (6.71%) Unix Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Systems Administrator
8 7 (4.70%) Database Developer
8 7 (4.70%) Database Programmer
8 7 (4.70%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (4.70%) Programmer
8 7 (4.70%) Sybase Developer
9 6 (4.03%) Analyst
9 6 (4.03%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (4.03%) Automation Engineer
9 6 (4.03%) Consultant
10 5 (3.36%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.07%) XML
2 13 (8.72%) HTML
3 11 (7.38%) Web Services
4 9 (6.04%) Middleware
5 8 (5.37%) .NET
6 7 (4.70%) REST
7 6 (4.03%) FIX Protocol
7 6 (4.03%) Spring
8 5 (3.36%) CSS
8 5 (3.36%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (2.68%) RESTful
9 4 (2.68%) SOAP
10 3 (2.01%) Ajax
10 3 (2.01%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.01%) Hibernate
10 3 (2.01%) LAMP
10 3 (2.01%) ZeroMQ
11 2 (1.34%) FIXML
11 2 (1.34%) IBM Integration Bus
11 2 (1.34%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.41%) Equities
1 17 (11.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (10.74%) Derivative
3 14 (9.40%) Fixed Income
4 11 (7.38%) Clustering
5 8 (5.37%) Data Centre
5 8 (5.37%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (5.37%) Equity Derivative
5 8 (5.37%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.03%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.68%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.68%) Replication
8 3 (2.01%) Client/Server
8 3 (2.01%) Hedge funds
8 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.34%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.34%) Credit Derivative
9 2 (1.34%) DataPower
10 1 (0.67%) Fintech
10 1 (0.67%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 89 (59.73%) Unix
2 87 (58.39%) Linux
3 40 (26.85%) Windows
4 19 (12.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (9.40%) AIX
5 14 (9.40%) Windows Server
6 10 (6.71%) Ubuntu
7 8 (5.37%) Solaris
8 7 (4.70%) CentOS
9 6 (4.03%) SUSE
10 4 (2.68%) Debian
10 4 (2.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.01%) Oracle Linux
12 2 (1.34%) Fedora
12 2 (1.34%) Mesosphere
12 2 (1.34%) VMS
13 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (25.50%) DevOps
3 37 (24.83%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (16.78%) Configuration Management
4 25 (16.78%) ITIL
5 15 (10.07%) High Availability
5 15 (10.07%) Migration
6 12 (8.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 12 (8.05%) Open Source
7 11 (7.38%) ITIL V3
8 10 (6.71%) Analytics
9 8 (5.37%) Data Modelling
9 8 (5.37%) ETL
9 8 (5.37%) Issue Tracking
9 8 (5.37%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (5.37%) Security Hardening
9 8 (5.37%) Web Development
9 8 (5.37%) Web Operations
10 7 (4.70%) Change Management
10 7 (4.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (57.72%) Python
2 49 (32.89%) SQL
3 48 (32.21%) Bash Shell
4 44 (29.53%) Java
5 26 (17.45%) Shell Script
6 23 (15.44%) Ruby
7 17 (11.41%) PHP
8 16 (10.74%) C++
8 16 (10.74%) PowerShell
9 14 (9.40%) C#
10 12 (8.05%) C
11 11 (7.38%) JavaScript
12 7 (4.70%) T-SQL
13 5 (3.36%) Korn
13 5 (3.36%) Scala
14 3 (2.01%) Groovy
15 2 (1.34%) Jython
15 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
15 2 (1.34%) VBScript
15 2 (1.34%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 12 (8.05%) Degree
2 3 (2.01%) PMI Certification
2 3 (2.01%) PMP
3 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (1.34%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.67%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.67%) CHECK Team Member
4 1 (0.67%) CREST Certified
4 1 (0.67%) OSCP
4 1 (0.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.68%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (11.41%) Active Directory
2 12 (8.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.03%) Docker
4 5 (3.36%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.68%) KVM
5 4 (2.68%) vSphere
6 3 (2.01%) RHEV
7 2 (1.34%) NFS
7 2 (1.34%) Postfix
7 2 (1.34%) Samba
7 2 (1.34%) Squid
8 1 (0.67%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.67%) StorNext
8 1 (0.67%) vCloud
8 1 (0.67%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (0.67%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 42 (28.19%) Puppet
2 31 (20.81%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (15.44%) Ansible
4 8 (5.37%) Control-M
5 6 (4.03%) Nagios
6 4 (2.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (2.01%) BladeLogic
7 3 (2.01%) BMC PATROL
7 3 (2.01%) Salt
8 2 (1.34%) Cacti
8 2 (1.34%) Dollar Universe
8 2 (1.34%) Mesos
8 2 (1.34%) Netcool
8 2 (1.34%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.34%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.67%) Graphite
9 1 (0.67%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
9 1 (0.67%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 32 (21.48%) Oracle
2 24 (16.11%) Sybase
3 22 (14.77%) Red Hat
4 15 (10.07%) Microsoft
5 13 (8.72%) VMware
6 9 (6.04%) IBM
6 9 (6.04%) Reuters
7 8 (5.37%) DataSynapse
8 7 (4.70%) Informatica
9 6 (4.03%) Atlassian
9 6 (4.03%) TOWER Software
10 5 (3.36%) BMC
10 5 (3.36%) Cisco
10 5 (3.36%) HP
11 4 (2.68%) Murex
11 4 (2.68%) Splunk
12 3 (2.01%) Adobe
12 3 (2.01%) ATG
12 3 (2.01%) Rackspace
12 3 (2.01%) Veritas
City, London
Thebes IT
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
City of London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £320.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Arrows Group Ltd
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago